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Positive test within a week?

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winterland Fri 22-May-15 20:51:14

just looking for a bit of guidance from someone who knows more about this stuff than me.. I have a long cycle and was due to ovulate around the 20th May.

We dtd on the 10,16,17th of May. but I got a positive test (quite dark etc) on the 20th and sore boob's since the 16th.

so what's going on or when do you think I'm due? I didn't seem to have any two week wait.

Lweji Sat 23-May-15 09:55:46

Is it possible that you were already pregnant from the previous month?
How was your last period?

Or you had an earlier ovulation.

BabyBumpHopeful Sun 24-May-15 02:07:57

Agree with PP.

- It's likely that you ovulated earlier than you thought
- you got pregnant last cycle
- you're pregnant with twins

Take a CB digi with the weeks indicator.

winterland Sun 24-May-15 20:24:41

thanks all. I did a xb digi and it came back 2 to 3 weeks. I'm none the wiser!

Lweji Sun 24-May-15 21:37:35

Do check it out with doctor, though. If you think there is no way you could be pregnant at this time, it could be a false positive with other causes.

But, fingers crossed, congratulations? smile

BabyBumpHopeful Tue 26-May-15 19:49:09

2-3 weeks means 2-3 weeks of HCG in your system (assuming you aren't pregnant with twins or have higher than the average hcg production) which is only produced after implantation. Implantation takes about 7-10 days from ovulation so given you implanted 2-3 weeks ago, I'd say you ovulated about a month ago.

So, prior to the 10th, when did you last DTD? When was your LMP?

In doctors terms you're about 4-5 weeks pregnant. Congrats!!

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